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Wikipedia in the Curriculum in 'the new normal': Student-led activism promoting knowledge equity and SDG4.

Presentation by Ewan McAndrew, Wikimedian in Residence at the University of Edinburgh, for the Open Education Resources Conference 2021. 21-22 April 2021 Wikipedia in the Classroom in the new…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 23rd, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Translation Studies MSc - Wikipedia project

Summary of the Translation Studies MSc Wikipedia project with best practice advice. Link to assignment page:…

From  Karen Howie on November 5th, 2020 0 likes 49 plays 0  

Being a Wikimedia UK Trustee

A short reflection on being a Wikimedia UK Trustee by Lorna M. Campbell. Recorded for Trustee Week 2020.

From  Lorna Campbell on November 4th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Closing the Gender Gap | Wikimedia UK

Wikimedia UK is the national chapter for the global Wikimedia movement which supports Wikipedia and its sister sites. This video showcases the work of Wikimedia UK and the community of Wikimedians in…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 7th, 2020 1 likes 30 plays 0  

Action Lab on Open Education Policy Making: Open Scotland Update

An overview of OER policy and open education initiatives in Scotland for the Action Lab on Open Education Policy Making at the OEGlobal Conference in Milan, November 2019.

From  Lorna Campbell on November 23rd, 2019 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Open science and education for sustainable life

Karin Holmgren Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor in Physical Geography, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SLU The importance of collaboration and communication to find joint solutions…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Introduction to Professional Blogging

An introduction to professional blogging for Masters in Public Health online students. Covering the benefits of professional blogging, writing for blogs, and an overview of the University's…

From  Lorna Campbell on September 17th, 2019 0 likes 102 plays 0  

Supporting Open Education & Open Knowledge at the University

This webinar was hosted by the University of Edinburgh's OER Service as part of Open Education Week 2019. Join Lorna M. Campbell (OER Service), Stuart Nicol (Education Design and Engagement),…

From  Lorna Campbell on March 6th, 2019 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Finding and Using Open Educational Resources (OER)

This webinar on finding and using Open Educational Resources was recorded for the PEBL Project.

From  Lorna Campbell on October 4th, 2018 0 likes 26 plays 0  

And finally... what's your favourite Wikipedia article?

Staff and students at the University of Edinburgh were interviewed in March 2018 about their experiences with Wikipedia. As a final question, they were all asked what their favourite Wikipedia…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 7th, 2018 0 likes 23 plays 0  

How to Edit Wikipedia - unabridged version

How to Edit Wikipedia - unabridged version 2018 tutorial including how to navigate your way round a page.

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 7th, 2018 0 likes 55 plays 0  

#OER18 Session: Catherine Cronin - Continually becoming: Open learners and open educators

For session information see https://oer18.oerconf.org/sessions/continually-becoming-open-learners-and-open-educators-1947/ Description‘Being open’ is not binary state or a one-time…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 1st, 2018 0 likes 3 plays 0  

#OER18 Keynote: Dr. Momodou Sallah - Pedagogies of Disruption as Resistance: Developing Counter Narratives Through Open Educational Practice

For session information see https://oer18.oerconf.org/sessions/keynote-momodou-sallah/ DescriptionDrawing from Kant’s Categorical Imperative; and the speaker’s situatedness and…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 1st, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 0  

#OER18 Session: Student & Community OER Co-Creation - Charlie Farley, University of Edinburgh

This paper by Charlie Farley at the OER18 Conference explored an innovative 4th year undergraduate Geoscience Outreach course at the University of Edinburgh, which provided students with the…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 30th, 2018 0 likes 9 plays 0  

#OER18 Welcome and Lorna Campbell Keynote - The Long View: Changing perspectives on OER

OER18 - Welcome and keynote by Lorna Campbell. OER18: Open to All9th annual conference for Open Education research, practice and policy18 – 19 April 2018, Bristol, UKView ProgrammeOER18 …

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 30th, 2018 0 likes 38 plays 0